Monthly Archives: August 2013

Nostalgia Club: Pokemon The First Movie

All the best things were created in the 90’s. Well, I’m always going to say that as I was born in the 90’s; It has nostalgia. With this in mind I’ve decided to start a new feature on the blog. With the power of hindsight I’m going to look back at the brilliant things from […]

Kick-Ass 2 Review

Let’s begin at the beginning. There was once a film called Kick-Ass. Man, that film rocked. It was paced well, scripted well, shot well and was basically just a great film. Also it ended in a manner that perfectly set up a sequel. A fantastic film that sets up the next one so well, how […]

The World’s End (Review)

Have you ever had that one great night out? That night that you wish you could relive over, and over again? Well the latest film from the creative team behind Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz explores this very idea. 5 friends meet up after years of absence to complete the 12 bar pub […]

My Issue with Google Glass

So I haven’t written a post on here in a good while, sorry about that. Been busy, yada yada. Ok, so as you know I’ve been keeping tabs on the progress of Project Glass by Google, as its a pretty interesting concept, and has caused a divide in opinion for a number of reasons. Let’s […]

What The Frack?

Fracking. Just saying the word brings a smile to my face. Thinking about what it actually means immediately wipes the smile away. Fracking (or ‘Hydraulic Fracturing’ as it’s known to people who don’t like funny sounding words) is a process of drilling down into the earth before a high-pressure water mixture is directed at the […]

The Art of Video Games: Artistic Medium or Not?

What is art? Really what would you consider it to be? Would it be a painting that hangs on the walls of a gallery? A sculpture, carved of marble, adorning a great hall? Street art sprayed on the wall of a building? A bed left unmade? I could go on with this, so I’ll get […]

Going For Platinum

Last weekend I got my 17th platinum trophy on PSN. Now granted for a trophy addict 17 is decidedly ‘meh’, but for your average gamer 17 is quite a few. I also never go for the easy ones, I won’t just play a game for the plat, I have to really like a game to […]